Virtual Conversation: Post Presidential Election Analysis

12/03/2020 12:00 PM - 01:15 PM MT


  • Free


Boise, ID 83702
United States of America



Join City Club of Boise and Dr. David Adler of the Alturas Institute for an analysis of the 2020 presidential election. Dr. Adler will focus on the key factors that shaped and influenced the outcome of the presidential race. He will offer insights into the changing nature of Congress, the implications of the election outcomes, and the impact on the future of American Constitutionalism. Attendees will gain a better understanding of an election that may change the direction of America.


Dr. David Adler is the president of The Alturas Institute and has lectured nationally and internationally on the Constitution and presidential power. His scholarly writings have been invoked by the U.S. Supreme Court, the Justice Department, the White House, and by both Democrats and Republicans in Congress.

He has taught courses on the Constitution at all three of Idaho’s universities. At Idaho State University, he served as director of the Center for the Study of the Constitution. At the University of Idaho, he was the James and Louise McClure Professor of Public Policy, served as director of the McClure Center, and was a member of the faculty of the College of Law. At Boise State University, he was the Cecil D. Andrus Professor of Public Policy and served as the director of the Andrus Center.


Moderator: City Club board member Dana Thorp Patterson



Thanks to this program's co-sponsors: the Idaho Repulican Party and the Idaho Democratic Party







City Club thanks our Premier Sponsor, Northwest Nazarene University and the NNU College of Business and  our Annual spnonsor, St. Luke's Treasure Valley Health Systems. The 2020 Forum Series is sponsored by AARP of Idaho, Bank of Idaho, Clima-Tech CorporationEchelon GroupIdaho Humanities CouncilMicronPacificSource Health Plans, and Small Mine Development. We are pleased to welcome university students to attend our events thanks to our University partners Boise State UniversityNorthwest Nazarene University, and University of Idaho. Our media partners include Boise State Public Radio670 KBOI, Idaho Public Television and Idaho Statesman.


If you have any questions, call 208-364-4614 and staff can assist you.